Search
March 3, 2024
Looking to read the full article? Scroll down and login or sign up today!
Page Reload Scroll Position
Minimum Transfer Capability Between Regions Debated at FERC
Concept Popular, but Clear Split Emerges on How to Plan for Such Tx Lines
A map produced by Grid Strategies for Americans for a Clean Energy Grid showing net load (demand minus renewable output plus forced outages) of the Eastern Interconnection and ERCOT during one hour of December's winter storms. Regions near 100% and in red are experiencing maximum shortfalls, while green ones have plenty of spare capacity.
A map produced by Grid Strategies for Americans for a Clean Energy Grid showing net load (demand minus renewable output plus forced outages) of the Eastern Interconnection and ERCOT during one hour of December's winter storms. Regions near 100% and in red are experiencing maximum shortfalls, while green ones have plenty of spare capacity. | Grid Strategies
Parties filing comments with FERC on expanding interregional transfer capability mostly supported the concept, though opinions were split on how to get there.
FERC & FederalReliabilityTransmission OperationsTransmission Planning